Crafting Your Experience
VMCW is one of three museums owned and operated by the Virginia Military Institute.
Located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley is the historic town of New Market, Virginia.
The Bushong Family first settled in New Market in 1818 and remained on this property until 1942.
The Battle of New Market is the only time in U.S. history when a student body was engaged in battle.
On May 15, 1864 artillery fire thundered through the peaceful town of New Market.